View Full Version : (S)pot luck

11-19-2007, 10:08 AM
For centuries, Hindu women have worn a red spot on their foreheads.

We have always naively thought that it had something to do with their
religion. The true story has recently been revealed by the Indian
Embassy in Washington, D.C.

When one of these women gets married, she brings with her, a dowry. On
her wedding night, the husband scratches off the red spot to see if he
has won either a convenience store, a gas station, a donut shop or a
motel in the United States.

11-20-2007, 11:14 PM
And in the event he doesn't get a winner, he is required to learn a few words of English and take a local job providing customer support on the phone for an American company.